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    November 15, 2012
    6:00 - 7:00am PST  

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good thursday morning it is 6:00 this is the kind of day mike has been pointing to as a day of big change that includes rain is headed our way. >> right now it is 800 miles off the coast, well out to sea, we are getting a few high clouds that's the transition. doppler dry for your morning commute. we start our day planner for the bay, 46 to 52 through 7:00, hang around 60 at noon, and mid to upper 60s with increasing clouds by 4:00. as we head towards our inland valleys, temperatures in the 40s through 7:00, near 60 at noon, mid to upper 60s by 4:00 with mostly cloudy conditions, we have a chance of a stray shower late during the afternoon, early evening at the coast, otherwise increasing clouds and temperatures in the low 60s this afternoon. let's get a check of traffic.
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good commute south 101 out of novato towards san rafael past freitas parkway, no brake lights just tail lights in some company but moving at the limit towards central san rafael into the golden gate bridge. minor delay for cash paying folks at bay bridge toll, no metering lights yet that will probably kick in a couple of minutes. rohnert park north 101 signal lights not working off-ramp. southbound 880 whipple stall lane two, 68 opa! chico mattress in the left lane. be -- 680, developing news from san francisco, overnight police pursuit ended in two crashes, hospitalized bicyclist. terry mcsweeney joins us live from the mission district with new information. >> reporter: new information from the chp and new information from city workers. looks like it is not going to
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be until noon before the lights go back on at 17th and south van ness that is going to be a problem, nobody is out here directing traffic. they've flares out now, i've seen people come through at 30 miles an hour, reason that we have in problem is because the signal box got knocked over at the end of an incident that began 2:00 this morning on the on-ramp to i-80 at 4th street. next, according to the chp that on-ramp was closed that got their attention so did the speeding, weaving, as you look at these picture the incident took five minutes, the jeep that they were chasing up to speeds of 55 miles per hour, slammed into a car which hit a bicyclist. chp not sure if the bicyclist was on the bike or walking the bike, that bicyclist was taken to the hospital, checked out,
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minor injuries, probably released by now. now take a look at where ended where i am a short while ago, 17th and south van ness, jeep hit another vehicle in this intersection which in turn hit the signal box sheering it off. the driver of the jeep 23-year-old serena barros has three previous dui convictions now another dui arrest, felony hit-and-run, felony evading police. back out here at 17th and south van ness, crews were here checking out this streetlight, no streetlights are working, no one directing traffic, some flares out now. some are not getting the message. maybe they are not familiar with the intersection. 17th and south van ness very dangerous intersection, getting more dangerous as the commute builds. terry mcsweeney, abc7 news. 6:04.
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antioch police investigating fatal shooting at apartment complex, 32-year-old hand was found inside a you -- inside a unit at the delta pines complex last night. police called the bomb squad, no one has been arrested. amy hollyfield will have a live report in about 30 minutes. in oakland this morning a 5-year-old boy is fighting for his life at children's hospital oakland. a van hit the boy near lake merritt after he darted into traffic this happened around 5:15 last night. the boy's family was nearby the driver stopped and cooperated with police. that child is listed in critical condition. 19-year-old belmont man due in court today after san mateo police say he wrecked two borrowed cars in two days while high on nitrous oxide. check out youtube video of the second crash that caused a
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sick-car pile-up october 30th. he smashed into a car the car flipped and hit four more cars in oncoming traffic. dozens of canisters of nitrous oxide were found in both cars the defendant crashed. optimistic news for california's budget fiscal analyst says the state is on the verge of producing surpluses for the first time since 2001. the office says california should have a nine billion dollar surplus by 2017. calling the surplus a dramatic turn around this all dependent on state lawmakers avoiding a spending spree. tsa plans to roll out new screening system today. called tsa pre-check it allows passengers on participating airlines to be prescreened so tsa can concentrate on people who are more lakey to pose a
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risk. officials expect to see 3% more travelers going through the airport between now and new year's when you compare it to last year. 6:06. traffic and weather together. you want to know when the rain will arrival. right now skies are still clear live picture from san francisco's embarcadero. clouds will be creeping in. mike will have your full forecast. sue is going to check in with your commute. ultimatum issued to striking hostess employees that could end in a company-wide liquidation.
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ebb and flow of fog in the north bay around santa rosa at the reporting station, 3/4 visibility there, everybody else okay with just a little high cloud cover to mix with our morning sun that is coming up here in about 50 minutes or so, coolest now fairfield just updated 38 there, cooler in santa rosa, 37, a lot of 40s and 50s out there where we will hang out through 7:00, near 60 increasing clouds at noon, low to upper 60s 4:00, stray shower possible at 7:00, mild upper 50s, more rain on the way tonight and throughout weekend that forecast in a few minutes let's get you traffic. good morning. if your drive takes you
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through san jose highway 87 northbound you can see it is moving nicely, no problems past hp pavillion sun starting to come up, nice morning getting busy east shore freeway, 80 westbound not bumper-to-bumper crawling, as you make your way past golden gate fields into the macarthur maze, drive times 580, still a mild commute out of the central valley, highway 4 out of antioch there's your east shore freeway drive. 6:10 not much sweetness here. the company that makes twinkies, issuing an ultimatum to striking employee, hostess says it will head to bankruptcy court tomorrow to get permission to liquidate itself if enough workers don't return by 5:00 tonight tess says it doesn't have the resources to survive an ongoing national strike a company liquidation would result in the loss of 18,000 jobs, that clouds two dozen workers in oakland. microsoft facing new
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lawsuit. last week the company advertising one model of the tablet as having 32 gigabytes of storm half taken up by the operating system. an unhappy customer has filed a lawsuit in los angeles and seeking class action status the customer says he doesn't want damages but just wants to to protect other customers microsoft calls the lawsuit without permit. 6 elevator 11. new recall -- 6:11, new recall affecting a unique bike. michael
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check out this picture from sutro tower to mount diablo a few high clouds the story today increasing clouds, no rain. doppler is dry for the morning commute, low 60s along the coast, mid to upper 60s for the rest of us, still mild this afternoon. as we head through try tri-day, saturday, sunday, lots of -- friday, saturday, sunday lots of rain in the forecast. nearly 4,000 folding bikes are the subject of a recall because the handle bar stems can break injuring riders. made under the bike friday name consumer reports says the company has received sick reports of the stems breaking off, causing riders to lose -- control those riders suffered minor injuries customers are urged to contact the company for a free repair. if you want energy drinks
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over coffee in the morning you may want to think twice. fda received reports of 13 deaths over four years in with it person who used 5 hour energy drink last month five death reports mentioned the use of monster energy drink. stay with abc7 morning news coming up, katie marzullo will tell us how ucf if and the san francisco city attorney are getting involved. anyone who hosts thanksgiving dinner knows how much work is involved. a good store bought stuffing can relieve some of the stress in the kitchen. michael finney has a taste test. >> reporter: good morning the stuffing has got to taste good consumer reports tests find not all store bought ones do. moist, perfectly browned turkey is a must on thanksgiving. still isn't complete without a delicious stuffing. preparing a holiday dinner from scratch, is a lot of work. can you wow your guests with a store bought stuffing?
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consumer reports tested 11 to see if you could cut a few corners and still get tasty results. testers looked at ones from stove top, arnold, pepperidge farm and great value from wal-mart. each was prepared according to directions adding butter or margarine, celery, onions. >> we wanted it to have a fresh broth flavor, and you want to taste fresh vegetables. >> reporter: these stuffings didn't come close to homemade. >> most of the stuffings tasted of chewy vegetables, crunchy crumbs, dried seasoning, overpowering herbs itch >> reporter: testers say there is hope. two from pepperidge farm the herbed seasoned and corn bread stuff s are fresh tasting, flavorful and . >> both called for fresh ingredients, sauted onions and celery, a little more work but
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worth it for the . >> reporter: bottle would be a 80 addition to your thanksgiving dinner and no one need ever know. the stuffing isn't home may. while you wouldn't mistake turkey stuffing for a health food, consumer reports says you can make it a little healthier by refusing the fat and salt. being use a lower sodium broth or cut back on butter and add more fresh vegetables and herbs for more flavor instead of more salt. i'm michael finney, 7 on your side. >> once you do that, you pour gravy on top of. >> that's all i want. >> that's right. >> you know you don't use box mix everything is from scratch in your family. >> i can't wait, my mom will be in town, my mom and wife cooking. >> you watch tv. >> they are bringing rain with them, they always do. they should be here tomorrow. good morning, 6:18, how about
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this picture, beautiful, breezes up on mount tamalpais this morning, will work down to the coast where going to be breezyiest this afternoon as the low draws near right now increase in high clouds, nothing on live doppler 7 hd, it is -- notice how far offshore it reaches good thing when those storms come from the west it will be good. let's look at these temperatures 30s fairfield and santa rosa, the rest of us in the 40s and 50s around the monterey bay, mid to upper 40s inland we have our extremes from 39 gilroy, 53 salinas. increasing clouds, dry this afternoon, rainy period, waves of rain friday, saturday, sunday, still unsettled next week with a chance of rain just exactly how far south is it going to get is the big question. as far as today, clouds on the increase still mild temperatures as winds will be
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coming out of south, southwest, low 60s coast, mid to upper 60s for the rest of us, mid to upper 60s monterey bay, upper 60s to near 70 inland. tonight rain starting to move in just in time for tomorrow's morning commute, mid 40s, inland to low to mid 50s bay. here's the set-up, high pressure moving away, still causing this storm system to wrap around us now, as it moves away, increasing high clouds today and the rain will start to move in during the evening, stray shower possible watch the clouds over take our neighborhoods during the afternoon, as we head overnight, you can see the rain start to move in waves of rain here's another one tomorrow afternoon, another one in the evening hours, more rain saturday night, or friday night probably steadier, a little break saturday afternoon before stronger storms move in with the next system from alaska, saturday into sunday morning. rainfall amounts up to an inch and a half mountains, quarter to 3/4 of an inch for the rest of us.
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sunday afternoon looks to be the driest of the weekend. monday through wednesday rain staying up in the north bay. good morning. thursday almost friday, nice looking commute so far, let's take a look at san rafael southbound 101 at the limit tail lights towards lincoln and central san rafael past the civic center marissa mayer -- metering lights just turned on, delay past the first overcrossing towards 880 overcrossing to the san mateo bridge busier more headlights towards foster city eastbound with more headlights towards hayward pardon me i meant tail lights towards foster city. let's look at your traffic app, waze app, 580 out of the central valley typically heavy as you make your way towards the altamont pass, 25 minute drive from the altamont pass into the dublin pleasanton interchange you can download this app it is free on the app store for apple and google
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play. 6:21. big announcement that giants fans and buster posey are waiting for today. imagine giving birth to three babies all at a normal weight. the one thing this mom said she did to make sure her triplets came out healthy and the other thing she said --:
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breezy at 7:00, 55 and stray shower possible head over to berkeley, starting off with just a few clouds, quiet weather and 50, low to mid 60s this afternoon and mainly cloudy and about 60 at 7:00, our last stop down to the south bay, campbell where we are starting off with just a little bit of cloud cover this morning, temperature hanging around 46°, mid 60s in
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afternoon, stray shower this evening at 59. 6:25, that crab craving of yours, should be answered by dinnertime tonight. fishermen will be bringing the first haul in later today unlike last year there won't be a repeat of the price dispute. this year it was quickly decided $3 a pound for you it translates into about $7 retail for fresh crab. . >> today buster posey is expected to add -- add national league most valuable player to his list of accolades. posey won the national league batting title this year the first nl catcher in 70 years. he batted 336, 24 homeruns, 103 runs batted in. he has already earned comeback player of the year award and hank aaron award in addition
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to the giants winning the world series for the second time in three years. triplet newborns in sacramento may hold a world record, they showed off their sons yesterday, born last week at surprisingly healthy weights, 7 pounds 8 ounces, 7 pounds, 3 ounces and 7 pounds 5 ounces, she said she ate 6,000 calories a day to make sure the boys came in at healthy weights. they are waiting to hear from guinness to see if the boys have set a record weight. >> she was carrying 23, 24 pounds eke! she looks surprisingly wonderful. 6:20 ticks. epidural anyone? flames chased three families out of their homes, -- damage left and what firefighters are saying about
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a possible cause. deadly discovery near popular hiking trail. why this appears to be an accident. >> reporter: a man was shot and killed in antioch. next, find out why the bomb squad was called to the scene of a murder.
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good morning. 6:30 on this thursday, live look from our camera from emeryville looking west at the bay bridge, traffic on the
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incline and beautiful lights of san francisco, starting to cloud over a little, most places clear this morning, things are changing. thanks for joining us i'm kristen sze. i'm eric thomas. mike exposed that weather phenomenon that most of you probably never heard of a few minutes ago. his parents come to town and it rains. >> what is the link? what is the connection? >> they will be here 10 days i don't think it will rain all 10 days. driving from atlanta bringing us their weather not really, it does have -- i do have rain in the forecast for the next couple of days this morning everything is great, live doppler dry notice how far out over the coast it extents when the rain moves from the west during the latter parts of the evening we'll pick it up. starting off around 50, high clouds, near to mid 60s noon to 4:00, cloudy and mild this evening, upper 50s. inland starting in the 40s, will be near 60 at noon, with
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mid 60s at 4:00, mild upper 50s with mostly cloudy at 7:00, out to the coast, starting in the 50s, with high clouds and sunshine in the low 60s better part of the afternoon, stray shower possible by 7:00. time for sue. big thumbs up for your golden gate bridge commute looking good, southbound 101 as you head into san francisco, beautiful morning, no problems, no fog everything at the limit across the span. north 101 in rohnert park, off-ramp, nat lights malfunctioning the same thing -- signal lights malfunctioning the same thing happened yesterday morning. drive times off the altamont pass highway 4 out of antioch there's your east shore commute. developing news, wild pursuit ends with a crash in san francisco's mission district and the driver of an suv under arrest for dui, hit-and-run and evading police this is 17th and south
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van ness in san francisco, it is going to be a busy intersection this morning. you can see the flares still out there, repair trucks working to fix the stoplight. a car involved in the chase hit a signal box knocking out power to the light. crews have told terry mcsweeney the stoplight won't be figured until at least noon today. the chase began near the bay bridge and continued to 15th where the driver of the suv hit a parked car that parked car was launched into a person riding a bicycle, who was injured. the crash ended at 17th and south van ness where the jeep crashed into another vehicle and that car hit the signal post. investigators trying to determine the cause of a suspicious fire this morning at the village cocktail lunge, a bar firefighters knocked didn't the flames within 30 minutes. fire department says there have been a rash of suspicious
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fires in that area. arson investigators looking at another morning fire at a vacant home on alabama street a block away. early morning apartment fire in san francisco, firefighters are saying it was started by a wall heater. the fire started after 2:00 near the dubose triangle unit at a six unit apartment building between 15th and-very it took 40 minutes to get under control, one unit is uninhabitable the others had smoke and water damage everyone managed to get out sail. police in antioch -- investigating a deadly shooting. why the bomb squad had to respond. >> reporter: they were worried the whole apartment building was going to blow up they called in the bomb squad they got the call 9:15 last night about gunshots in an apartment building when they got there they found a man inside who had been killed antioch police
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call the bomb squad because if he phone a device that looked like it was an explosive. walnut creek bomb squad came out they determined it was not, they remove it without problems they haven't said what it was. the murder victim is a 32-year-old man found shot to death in that apartment on sycamore drive. this comes as the crime rate is continuing to climb here in antioch. it is up 44%, in 2012 for the first nine months of the year. the chief says the number of arrests are going down. he thinks it is because he doesn't have enough officers. he's down 40 sworn officers. he believes there is a connection there. there have been no arrests made in last night's murder. antioch police is asking for anyone with any information could come forward and help them out. amy hollyfield, abc7 news. in the east bay body of a young man found in berkeley hills not far from the uc
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campus discovered last night 250 feet down a hill off grizzly peak near clermont north of campus. police say the victim appear to be in his 20s think he fell nothing ruled out many police got a call about a missing person but they are not sure if the cases are connected. crews will be out again this morning in daly city working to repair damage by a water pipe break. stacking hay for a temporary fix. the approaching rainstorm is causing big concerns that more of the saturated hillside will come down. permanent repairs not expected until after the rain has arrived. officials don't know why the pipe ruptured they suspect age was a factor. >> justice department is expected to announce a plea with bp in the largest oil spill in u.s. history and it could include manslaughter charges for some employees as well as a record fine. the 2010 explosion of the oil rig in the gulf of mexico
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killed 11 and led to the massive spill. a person familiar with the deal says bp will plead guilty to obstruction for lying to congress about how much oil was pouring out of well. bp could pay a record fine some estimates put it between five and 20 billion dollars. president obama heads to new york today to tour hurricane sandy damage meeting with local officials, first responders, fema staff and families recovering. he was in new jersey before the election last week. parts of new york and new jersey still don't have power. top fbi and cia officials will be back on capitol hill this morning to discuss their investigation into former cia director david petraeus. petraeus stepped down last week after admitting to an extramarital affair with biographer paula broadwell, the affair was discovered during an fbi investigation of harassing e-mails sent by broadwell to jill kelley, whom she saw as a rival, broadwell's security clearance
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has been revoked with kelley's access to macdill air force base in tampa petraeus is set to testify tomorrow morning on the u.s. consulate attack in libya. breaking news, defense secretary panetta is ordering reviews of ethics training for military officers. 6:37. traffic and weather together,j1m next. live look outside, we see the san mateo bridge, we see the low clouds around it, meteorologist mike nicco says rain is headed our way. he will have the full forecast. sue is monitoring traffic. it can give you a morning pick-up or any time, is it safe? new concern with 5 hour energy.
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welcome become. we are seeing affects of that
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storm south wind developing in novato, -- as you get in the higher elevations we are starting to feel the winds come in that will be the case southwesterly winds keep us mild today bringing increasing clouds mid to upper 60s. low 60s along the coast. we'll have scattered showers during the evening better chance of rain friday, waves, couple rounds saturday, one round sunday morning we should be dry sunday afternoon. here's sue. two new accidents in the oakland area. first eastbound ramp to southbound 880, left lane blocked eastbound 80 ramp to southbound 880, new accident southbound 86, 16th two lanes blocked, delays are beginning to envelope there. look at your waze app, highway 4 westbound out of antioch,
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very slow bumper-to-bumper, as you make your way towards concord about a 20 to 25 minute commute. 6:41 with >> not just soda getting the blame for america's obesity problem. the tiny bottle promising a big caffeine jolt. new concerns raced -- raised about 5 hour energy. dow is up more than 18 points. we go live to the new york stock exchange
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welcome back many doppler radar covering the entire
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state, radar returns off the coast around los angeles and san diego where most of the moisture from our storm system is going now. it will shift north to the south of the monterey bay around big sur during the afternoon while the rest of us see increasing clouds 50s tahoe, mid 60s chico, yosemite, big sur, 68 san diego, 71, l.a. all of us will get rain tomorrow and snow over the weekend. 6:44. let's check in with josh for a preview what is coming up on gma. good thursday morning. coming up the software mogul on the run speaking out to abc news about the murder of his neighbor in belize and why he fears the police there. exclusive reporting on the case this morning. also our legal panel of dan abrams and nancy grace join us with their takes right here on "good morning america." today ucff will release a
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new study highlighting danger of energy drinks as more deaths are being looked at in connection to 5 hour energy. katie marzullo is first lady new developments. >> reporter: -- is following new developments. >> reporter: look what i found. on the front hours of energy now, no crash later there's an asterisk, you flip it over this statement has not been evaluated by the fda. the fda has evaluated death records and found in the past four years 13 deaths linked to 5 hour energy drink meaning the drink was cited as being possibly involved same for the more than thirty who suffered serious or life-threatening injury like heart attacks. a few weeks ago fda said monster energy drinks were linked to five deaths. lawmakers and others are demanding berlet bowling and health risk disclosures. >> multiple cans which is when
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we seaside affects you are getting up to astronomical amounts, 30, 40 cups of could have >> reporter: manufacturers point out there is no -- no proven link between their products and the deaths. overnight 5 hour energy said the product is intended for busy adults and contains as much caffeine as cup of leading premium coffee. we want to know about the findings of the study set to be released today, so far no word on what is it in or when we can expect to see it today. katie marzullo, abc7 news. another drink that gets criticism, soda gets a lot of blame for our obese if i problem a study shows booze is just as bad. cdc found adults get many as many empty calories from alcohol as soft drinks a third of men and a fifth of women
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consume calories from alcohol with men drinking 150 calories a day and women 50. in a few hours senator leno is holding a hearing in san francisco about california refineries and the price we pay for gas. a report will be released that will show during recent price spikes the refineries continued to produce gas despite claims of shortage and equipment failureses. -- >> we may be losing a title we didn't want to have any way. heads-up homeowners california may not be at the top of the list when it comes to foreclosures any more. >> but it comes at a price for the east coast in the wake of hurricane sandy. jane king is live at the new york stock exchange to explain. good morning. states that took a direct hit from superstorm sandy on the path of a new wave of foreclosures. filings surging more in
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new york, new jersey and connecticut in october than any other state. as for california, currently has the fourth highest rate in the nation, the situation in the bay area continues to improve with foreclosure filings down more than 40% compared to a year ago. nationwide filings insured down 19% from a year ago. quarterly results, unemployment claims increase last week mostly because of sandy they surged up 78,000, a big number. a lot of people couldn't get to work these companies had to be shutdown those holding back stocks another day starting out with little movement inflation concerns are easing cost of living increasing in october at slowest pace in three months prices may not be too much more expensive between now and the end of the year. retailers battling to offer the best prices on line toys.
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here's how the market is shaping up, dow now turning lower seven points, s&p and nasdaq slightly higher bloomberg index up 2/10 of a percent. live at the new york stock exchange, i'm jane king. 6:49. we know we have rainy days ahead. are you looking at one storm or a series? >> a couple of storms within those storms waves of rain moving through. that is the key to the forecast it will come in, in waves. good morning, here's a look at san jose, beautiful picture downtown some of the high clouds uplift by -- -- uplit by the . live doppler, still on mount st. helena reaching out hundreds of miles waiting for next batch of rain to roll in. right now all is good for the morning commute as it is dry. temperatures running in the 30s fairfield, santa rosa, the
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rest us in the 40s to 50s, mild temperatures mid to upper 40s outside around the monterey bay over the next hour. 53 salinas to 39 in gilroy. increasing clouds, dry this afternoon, still mild, storm coming in from the west. rainy periods friday, saturday, sunday, still unsettled for next week. right now, i'm banking on most of the moisture staying up in the north bay and farther north. for today, increasing clouds, it will still be mild with mid to upper 60s, close average, low 60s coast, monterey bay, mid to upper 60s, upper 60s to low 70s inland. stray shower during the afternoon, probably farther south around big sur, tonight rain moving in, milder, mid 40s north bay valleys to mid 50s for the rest of us, high pressure still blocking this area of low pressure clouds moving around the high, southern california getting
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the brunt of the storm now. this low will punch through this barrier starting late this afternoon, in the form of high clouds, then you can see a stray shower possible during the evening, after midnight more showers move in just keep coming from the south all day tomorrow with heavier rain moving in for the evening festivities, steadier rain through saturday morning and then that system comes from the north and brings showers for friday evening through saturday morning. rainfall amounts most impressive at our highest elevations when we get rain from the south and west that's who gets it mountains to the south and north up to an inch and a half, the rest of us a quarter to 3/4 of an inch. head through sunday afternoon that will be the driest period during the weekend. then you can see monday, tuesday, wednesday, scattered showers and mild temperatures, the best chance of rain once again in the north bay. starting to slow a little
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out of novato 101 southbound brake lights past freitas past the civic center not commute out of novato southbound 101. starting to get crowded san mateo bridge tail lights towards foster city moving but a little below the limit. eastbound direction looks good towards the hayward side. southbound 880 oakland at 16th, accident two left lanes slow past the scene. another accident approaching the maze westbound 580 at eastbound 80 motorcycle down in the left lane, slow traffic approaching the bay bridge. all mass transit great way to go today, nobody is delayed everybody on time. 6:52. ahead, five things to know before you go.
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[ female announcer ] martinelli's gold medal sparkling cider is the perfect choice for holiday gatherings. martinelli's is non-alcoholic, festive like champagne, and tastes great! martinelli's: since 1868. >> good morning. live look at lake tahoe
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beautiful picture just some snow there. they are not going to get much more mike says not with the rain the storm system coming towards us because it is not going to get cold enough. rain is coming our way, we'll get more from mike in a moment. here are five things to know before you go: number one, antioch police investigating fatal shooting of 32-year-old man at an apartment complex. police called for the bomb squad after what appeared to be an ied was found. they determined it was not. >> number two, traffic alert for san francisco drivers. lights at the intersection of south van ness and 17th, not working properly and won't be until at least noon. >> number three, arson investigators trying to determine the cause of two suspicious fires in vallejo
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early this morning. it took crews 30 minutes to put out flames at the village cocktail lounge. investigators look at another fire in an a -- in a vacant home overnight. in the wake of prop 30 passing university leaders have agreed to freeze fees but protesters want that commitment for the next several years. >> number five, buster posey expected to be named national league's most valuable player today results of the vote by the baseball writer's of america will be announced 3 p.m.. posey led the national league in hitting with a 336 batting average. want to bring you breaking news out of mexico. 6.2 quake hit southwest of mexico city earlier this morning, maybe four hours ago. the mayor there says no damage, no serious damage and kids are
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still going to school today, good sign. final check on the forecast. live doppler, good news for the rest of the commute, dry, mainly dry for the evening commute also. we'll have clouds on the increase, mild flow off the west southwest temperatures in the low 60s at the coast mid to upper 60s bay and inland chance of stray shower during the evening better chance this time tomorrow it is going to be raining. recapping: back to the bay bridge, metering lights on traffic backing towards the macarthur maze. southbound 880 in oakland at 16th, two lanes blocked with an accident. on the approach to the bay bridge westbound 80 at buchanan motorcycle accident two lanes blocked, slow traffic approaching. the abc7 news continues in 25 minutes with news, weather and traffic during "good morning america". >> we are always on at abc7news.com.
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you can see live doppler 7 hd there too. >> several sectors zoomed in to all around the bay area. captioned by closed captioning services, inc.
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good morning, america. breaking news overnight in the cia sex scandal. now, the identity of the fbi

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